Latest Telecoms News about Rwanda

Millicom Opens Tech Incubator in Rwanda

  Millicom has announced the creation of a tech incubator in Rwanda to develop new digital solutions....

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Tigo Launches mobile money transfer between Rwanda and Tanzania

  The mobile network operator, Tigo has started a cross-border Mobile Money remittance service between Tanzania and Rwanda....

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MTN Rwanda to Spend $20 Million on Network Upgrades

  MTN's Rwanda subsidiary has outlined plans to spend around US$20 million on network upgrades during this year....

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MTN Sells Tower Assets in Rwanda and Zambia to IHS

  South Africa based MTN Group has agreed to sell its tower portfolios in Rwanda and Zambia to IHS Holding for an undisclosed amount....

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MTN Rwanda Could See Local Stock Market Listing

  MTN's minority partner in Rwanda is expected to sell its 20% stake in the local mobile network in a stock market listing....

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Liquid Telecom Buys Rwandatel Landline Assets

  Pan-African landine network operator, Liquid Telecom says that it has acquired most of the telecoms network assets belonging to Rwandatel, Rwanda's fixed line network operator for an undisclosed amount....

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Rwandan Mobile Customer Base Passes 6 Million Mark

  Rwanda's telecoms regulator has announced that the country's mobile phone customer base passed the 6 million mark earlier this year....

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Rwanda to Disconnect Unregistered SIM Cards in August

  Rwanda's telecoms regulator has warned that unregistered SIM cards will be disconnected if the users identity is not provided to the mobile networks by the end of this July....

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Rwandan Government to Deploy Wholesale LTE Network

  The Rwandan government -- through the Rwanda Development Board (RDB) -- and South Korea's KT Corp have announced a joint venture to deploy a LTE network in the country....

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Rwanda to Start Registering SIM Card user IDs from next February

  Rwanda's telecoms regulator, RURA has announced that the mobile networks will have to start collecting customer ID documents for their existing prepay customers from the start of February 2013....

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